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Why You Need a Network More Than Ever in Today’s Job Market

Mackay’s Maxim: No matter how smart you are, no matter how talented, you can’t do it alone. The job market has seriously changed over the last fifty years. Gone are the days where a high school diploma

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Creativity Killers Can Kill Your Business

Creative ideas can come from anyone, anywhere, at any time. Those ideas often involve taking a risk or challenging conventional thinking. And that can be daunting to those who are perfectly satisfied with

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Gale Glassner: Legendary Leader Interview

Watch on YouTube Cliff Jones: Hello everybody. I’m Cliff Jones, cofounder, managing partner Harvey Mackay Academy. And I am really excited to bring to you today one of my favorite human beings

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Optimism is Sunshine for the Soul

Joe, a golfer, joined three people at a golf course to make up the foursome. The three friends teed off, but when Joe hit his first shot, it went directly into the trees. The trio suggested he play a second

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Sharon Lechter: Legendary Leader Interview

Watch on YouTube Cliff Jones: Hello everybody. Cliff Jones cofounder and managing partner at Harvey Mackay Academy and I am thrilled to have with us today. Sharon Lechter. Sharon is an American accountant,

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Why Sharing is Key to Building Your Network

Mackay Maxim: The really big networking mistakes people make in their lives come from the risks they never take. One of the most important things you should do is share information with your network.

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Dr. Diane Hamilton: Legendary Leader Interview

Watch on YouTube Cliff Jones: Hello everybody. Cliff Jones, cofounder, managing partner of Harvey Mackay Academy and with us today is Dr. Diane Hamilton. Very dynamic author, speaker, and we’re

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Look for Ways to Hand out Praise

The Duke of Wellington, the brilliant British military leader who defeated Napoleon at Waterloo, was a great commander but he was a difficult man to serve under. He was a demanding perfectionist who complimented

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4 Ways a Positive Mindset Boosts Your Professional Success

Mackay Maxim: Prepare to win. Then prepare to dazzle. Many people believe that if you expect the worst, the best will seem twice as good. However, this is not the attitude to adopt in professional settings

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Things Are Not Always As We Perceive Them To Be

A lovely little girl was holding two apples in her hands. Her mom came in and softly asked her little daughter with a smile: My sweetie, could you share one of your apples with Mommy?The girl looked up

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